KY-563 over SCOTT FORK


+37.72889, -84.54889
37°43'44" N, 84°32'56" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-563 over SCOTT FORK
Structure number:040B00019N
Old structure number:040*0563*B0019 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.25 MI S OF JCT KY 1971
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:58.7 ft. [17.9 m]
Total length:62.0 ft. [18.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1956
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:72 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:53.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairFairFairFair7253.1
November 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7264.1
November 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7969.1
November 2011FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory7759.1
November 2009FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory7559.1
November 2007FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory8759.1
November 2005FairSatisfactoryFairFair7949.6
November 2003FairSatisfactoryFairFair7649.4
November 2001GoodGoodGoodGood7659.4
November 1999GoodGoodGoodGood7659.4
November 1997GoodGoodGoodGood7659.4
November 1995GoodGoodGoodGood4459.5
November 1993GoodGoodGoodGood4466.5
November 1991GoodGoodGoodGood4466.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.192001920
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,60801,3670241
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.1,04501,04500
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.7979000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.37112240
Pourable Jointlinear ft.3200032
Fixed Bearingeach60060
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1800018
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.128128000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.640640000